Fuel Service & Construction

Design, Development, Installation, Service, and Maintenance Division

The Newest addition to T-Bone Construction, Inc. is our Fuel Service & Construction Division. Our team has a plethora of experience across the United States, making us one of the strongest competitors in the field. Jeff Pyle is leading our team and our company up a bright new path. Thanks to Jeff’ and his team, we are now working with national fueling companies throughout the United States such as; Kroger/King Soopers, Safeway, Albertson’s, Kum & Go, Murphy Oil USA, and Loaf N Jug.

Our team offers full service to make your project come to life:

  • Design
  • Development
  • New Construction
  • Excavation and Earthwork
  • Electrical
  • Welding
  • Millwork

Industry Associates:

Jeff Pyle

Fuel Services Director

Jeff has over 27 years of experience designing, building and servicing gasoline equipment. He worked his way up through every position in the field, Service Tech, Installation crew, Service manager, Construction manager and Branch Manager for major petroleum installation and service companies. Jeff also spent over eight years with Loves Travel Stops as Facilities Maintenance manager where he helped with fuel system design, inspections and working with service companies nationwide to help keep Loves Travel Stops fueling customers.

Jeff’s extensive experience gives him insight to all areas of fuel station operations from both the contractor and the customer perspective

Education:
Western State College BA Business management 1988

Brandee Ruiter

Contract Manager and Assistant Project Manager

At the age of 18, Brandee started working for her Father’s residential construction company in her home town, Las Vegas. This is where she found her passion and her career started. Throughout her 17 years in the industry, Brandee has gained experience in accounting, contract management, estimating, project management and relationship building. She has a drive to learn all aspects of the business and uses that knowledge to continually improve, teach and grow. Brandee is also currently in pursuit of her Bachelor’s in Construction Management. When she is not on the job or studying, Brandee likes to take her mountain bike for a spin and hike with her Husky, Mattis.

Certifications – OSHA 30 Construction

Roy Barnett

Fuel Installation Superintendent

Roy has over a decade of hands-on experience in fuel system installation and gas station construction. As a site superintendent he manages task scheduling, sub-contractor/client communication, progress assessments, and quality control. Expertise in the industry, leadership capabilities, and a professional attitude separate him from the competition. He is organized and lives by the quote “Proper Preparation Prevents Poor Performance”. Leading a crew from conception through completion while staying under budget and maintaining a balance of quality control/completion on time are his strengths.  Along with major fueling equipment manufacturer certifications and certificates; he is licensed in several states to install and remove underground storage tanks/fuel piping. Roy has a diverse resume that includes working in all sectors of petroleum construction and related fields. Commercial, retail, mission critical, aviation, soil/water remediation, backup power generator systems, environmental assessments, compliance monitoring, design/engineering, inspection, consultation, secondary containment evaluation, ust/piping upgrades, modification, repair, and maintenance to name a few. Traveling throughout the USA has offered the opportunity to rapidly advance his career and build a large client portfolio including Murphy Oil USA, Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club, Costco, Kroger/King Soopers, Circle K, Shell, Exxon Mobil, Marathon Petroleum, Mountain Express Oil, RaceTrac, and Prince Oil. He is from Tupelo, Mississippi and attended Itawamba Community College with an academic scholarship earning an A.A.S in Tool and Die Technology. When not building gas stations he enjoys spending quality time with his wife Keeli and sons Kallin and Koy.

Eric O’Brien

Fuel Technician

Eric served 11 years in the Air Force as an intelligence analyst.  His service included a tour in Iraq and 4 years as a technical instructor.  Once out of the military he completed the fuel service apprenticeship program from Petroleum Solutions.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Gilbarco Passport POS-all makes and versions.  Performed numerous installs/updates/parts replacement
  • Red Jacket STPs and relays
  • Mechanical and electronic calibration
  • Gilbarco dispensers: Gasboy, Advantage, Encore 300, 500 and 700
  • Veeder-Root tank monitoring systems and peripherals (probes/sensors/communication cards)
  • Additech
  • Flexpay/Applause media
  • Verifone Commander
  • FE Petro STPs, STP controllers, and line leak detection
  • Franklin Fueling TS-550 (EVO)
  • Hanging hardware and dispenser sump piping

Certifications:
-Gilbarco’s Passport POS
-Gilbarco Dispenser
-Verifone Commander POS
-Red Jacket
-FE Petro
-Electronic Line Leak Detection Installation
-Variable Speed Controller Installation
-Fixed Speed Controller Installation
-Electronic Line Leak Detection Startup
-Fuel Management System Programming
-Safety
-Overfill Prevention
-Automatic Tank Gauge Installation

Daniel Clearo

Fuel Technician

Daniel has worked for T-Bone Construction, Inc. for over 4 years. He was a Foreman of all trades for our Love’s Truck Stop projects. He is now taking over the role of Fuel Technician on our Fuel Service and Construction Team. Daniel has worked in the construction field for over 15 years. With experience in tile, carpentry, concrete, drywall, plumbing, light electrical, welding, and excavation. He is receiving his training with our Fuel Division Director Jeff Pyle. He currently holds certificates in submersible pumps and Safety. Daniel is originally from Ithaca, New York and has a 13-year-old daughter. Enjoying fishing, motorcycles, and traveling.

Certifications:
-Safety
-Submersible Pumps
-Variable Speed Controller Installation
-Automatic Tank Gauge Installation
-Electronic Line Leak Detection Installation
-Electronic Line Leak Detection Startup
-Fuel Management System Programming

Recently Completed Projects:

Current Projects—

Kroger/King Sooper’s – Colorado Springs

Industry Associates –

Kroger/King Sooper’s

Safeway

Love’s Truck Stops

Murphy Oil

Kum & Go

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